Study abroad(STUDYABROAD)


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Key

Value

Name
Study abroad
Short Name
STUDYABROAD
Parent Entity
TypeField
Applicable To
England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales
Coverage

All StudentCourseSessions where applicable unless StudyLocation.DISTANCE = 02

Description
This records whether the Student is studying abroad as part of the StudentCourseSession.
Notes

Where this field is returned, under normal circumstances it is expected that at least one OffVenueActivity entity be returned for the StudentCourseSession to record the details of the study abroad activity. An OffVenueActivity however is not required when the student is mainly studying overseas for the duration of their course and for students who are writing-up.

Where no study abroad activity is undertaken, this field is not returned.

Where applicable, a combination of this field and the StudentCourseSession.PLACEMENT field can be returned.

Reason Required
To monitor the prevalence of study abroad activity, to identify the number of students studying outside the UK, to assist in population definitions.
Field Length
2
Quality RulesQuality Rules to follow
Minimum Occurrence
0
Maximum Occurrence
1
Primary Key?
False
Valid Values
CodeCoding Frame Label
01Studying abroad for the full StudentCourseSession
02Studying abroad for part of the StudentCourseSession
Revision History
Coding Manual VersionElement VersionNotes
1.1.01.1Coverage updated to exclude where the student is doing part or all of their Student Course Session outside of the UK as a distance learner.